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    Thursday May 28, 2020
  • Classic Anime Streaming Service RETRO CRUSH Adds Tezuka Productions Anime to Expanding Catalog

    Shows Reflecting the Creative Legacy of Osamu Tezuka ‘The Godfather’ of Manga and Anime set for RetroCrush Premieres Beginning June 5th

    RetroCrush, one of the fastest growing anime streaming services dedicated to streaming classic and more obscure anime, has announced that it will stream the Tezuka Productions anime library thanks to a new agreement beginning on June 5th. Read on for the first wave of titles, many receiving their official US streaming debut!

  • Monday April 27, 2020
  • Osamu Tezuka's Black Jack Gets Live-Action Drama in China

    Teaser visual revealed for upcoming production by Coloroom Pictures

    Some quick news for all of you Osamu Tezuka fans out there: Black Jack, Tezuka's classic manga about a mysterious mercenary doctor who solves all manner of strange medical cases if the price is right, is being adapted into a live-action drama in China. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday January 13, 2020
  • This Life-Sized Gold Statue of Osamu Tezuka’s Black Jack Can Be Yours for 22 Million Yen

    He's not Black Jack anymore, he's Golden Jack!

    If you’re looking to class up your house and you have a spare 22 million yen (US$200,266) to drop on an anime figure, then a new gold statue of Osamu Tezuka’s Black Jack will be available to purchase from January 15. Hit the jump to see the golden boy and his friends!

  • Tuesday July 9, 2019
  • Tezuka-Inspired Lipsticks Are Here for a Vintage Glow-Up

    Pinoko and Unico inspired shades now available

    Celebrate your favorite characters from the world of Osamu Tezuka with a new duo of adorable lipsticks! Pinoko and Unico are joining THANKYOUMART's Character Cosmetic line this month. Check out the new shades after the jump!

  • Sunday June 3, 2018
  • Mighty Atom and Black Jack Get in on Puzzle Action in "Crystal Crisis" Opening Movie

    Puzzle fighting game heads to Switch this fall

    Blade Strangers isn't the only crossover game Nicalis has in the works. Crystal Crisis is a puzzle fighting game that's in development for Switch, featuring 19 playable characters and heated one-on-one action. See Mighty Atom, Black Jack, and more in action after the jump.

  • Sunday July 2, 2017
  • Help the World's Greatest Surgeon in "Black Jack" Puzzle Room

    "Emergency Operation on Escape" puts you in the middle of the story.

    Black Jack is the latest anime to get the puzzle room treatment -- can you help anime's greatest surgeon cure your friend? Find out more about the upcoming event after the jump!

  • Wednesday March 2, 2016
  • "Black Jack" Spin-Off Manga Starring Dr. Kiriko Debuts in "Young Champion"

    New series written by Yuuki Fujisawa and illustrated by sanorin is set in modern times

    A new spin-off manga based on Osamu Tezuka's medical drama Black Jack is beginning serialization in Akita Shoten's Young Champion seinen manga anthology magazine, and it stars Black Jack's rival, the sinister Dr. Kiriko, as the protagonist. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday December 4, 2015
  • Aoi Yūki and Tatsuhisa Suzuki Join Final "Young Black Jack" Anime Guests

    "Season to Frenzy" to debut December 17th

    Pioneering manga author Osamu Tezuka used a "Star System," in which his characters were played by "actors" who might appear in multiple works. Yū-Go Ōkuma and Yoshiaki Tabata's prequel Young Black Jack and its anime adaptation are following suit. As the series prepares for December 17th's 12th and final episode, "Season of Frenzy," guest characters have been showcased, including Aoi Yūki and Tatsuhisa Suzuki as student activists.